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FILE - In this April 13, 2010 file photo, Kerry Lewis, left, leans into his lawyer Paul Mones after the verdict against the Boy Scouts of America was announced in a sexual abuse case in Portland, Ore. The Boy Scouts of America has filed for bankruptcy protection as it faces a barrage of new sex-abuse lawsuits. The filing Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2020, in Wilmington, Del., is an attempt to work out a potentially mammoth compensation plan for abuse victims that will allow the 110-year-old organization to carry on. "There are a lot of very angry, resentful men out there who will not allow the Boy Scouts to get away without saying what all their assets are," said lawyer Paul Mones, who represents numerous clients suing the BSA. "They want no stone unturned." (Jamie Francis/The Oregonian via AP, File)
Boy Scouts file for bankruptcy due to sex-abuse lawsuits The Boy Scouts of America has filed for bankruptcy protection as it faces a barrage of new sex-abuse lawsuits
The Associated Press5 hours ago
American passengers evacuated from a cruise ship in Japan disembark from a Kalitta Air flight at Kelly Field, early Monday, Feb. 17, 2020 in San Antonio, Texas.  The U.S. said it arranged the evacuation because people on the Diamond Princess were at a high risk of exposure to the new virus that's been spreading in Asia. For the departing Americans, the evacuation cuts short a 14-day quarantine that began aboard the cruise ship Feb. 5.   (William Luther /The San Antonio Express-News via AP)
Virus claims life of hospital director in hard-hit WuhanA hospital director who helped lead the fight against China's new virus has become one of its victims. Liu Zhiming had mobilized all the resources of his hospital in Wuhan city, at the center of the outbreak, as thousands of patients arrived each day
The Associated Press8 hours ago
Assistant District Attorney Rodney Tidwell questions witness Tamayra May, daughter of victim Toccara May, on the third day of the capital murder trial of Willie Cory Godbolt at the Pike County Courthouse in Magnolia, Miss., Monday, Feb. 17, 2020. Godbolt, 37, is on trial, for the May 2017 shooting deaths of eight people in Brookhaven. (Donna Campbell/The Daily Leader via AP, Pool)
Daughter of man accused of killing 8 describes his abuseThe daughter of a Mississippi man on trial in the shooting deaths of eight people has testified that he beat her frequently during her childhood
The Associated Press9 hours ago
FILE - In this Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019 file photo, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos walks off stage after holding a news conference at the National Press Club in Washington to announce the Climate Pledge, setting a goal to meet the Paris Agreement 10 years early. On Monday, Feb. 17, 2020, Bezos said that he plans to spend $10 billion of his own fortune to help fight climate change. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
Jeff Bezos commits $10 billion to fight climate changeAmazon founder Jeff Bezos says he plans to spend $10 billion of his own fortune to help fight climate change
The Associated Press15 hours ago
FILE - In this Jan.6, 2017 file photo real estate heir Robert Durst is wheeled into a courtroom in a Los Angeles Superior Court Airport Branch in Los Angeles. Durst faces trial in the slaying of his best friend 20 years ago. Jury selection begins Wednesday, Jan.19, 2020, in Los Angeles.  (Mark Boster/Los Angeles Times via AP, Pool,File)
Eccentric millionaire Durst faces trial in friend's killingNew York real estate heir Robert Durst faces trial in the slaying of his best friend 20 years ago
The Associated Press16 hours ago
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